The New House of Hungarian Music frames a richness of diverse spaces for experience, learning and relaxing that support the educational development and understanding of the nature of sound and the origin of music.
HAO / Holm Architecture Office and AI have been chosen as a shared winner of the Eco City Binhai Master Plan, situated outside Tianjin in Northern China and covering an area of 49,2 acres / 200,000 M2.
The concept of this project came from the perception of huge vocation that this house would contemplation space.
Therefore the project should meet and harmonize two important needs: large area in masonry walls for the exhibition of the works, and facades with glass so the landscape outside the house enter therein.
The Prosecutorâ€™s Office building received The International Architecture Award 2014 by The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies.
As the first zero carbon family home in the North West, the four bedroom, single storey property is deliberately embedded into the Pennine hillside to minimise the impact on the surrounding views and will have a roof of meadow grasses and flora flowing seamlessly over the property and into the surrounding landscape.
The 1.7 acre site is relatively level and within a mile of downtown Portland. The home was positioned at the far north side of the lot to reduce the impact of noise from the Skyline Boulevard, optimize the daylighting of the sunâ€™s path, and facilitate views from the interior of the home to the yard.
Mecanoo designed the winning competition entry for a new 95,000 sqm cultural complex with a public art museum, science museum, youth centre and a bookshop, public square and parking in the Shenzhen district.
Why have the most exciting theatrical events of the past 100 years taken place outside the spaces formally designed for them? Can architecture transcend its own dirty secret, the inevitability of imposing limits on what is possible?
Orms has completed the transformation of Exmouth House, a 30,000sq. ft factory building in the heart of Clerkenwell. The 1930s structure with its huge windows and brick facades has been upgraded and refreshed into a vibrant office building for the next generation of creative professionals.